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Level the playing field in poultry industry- Ngakaagae
Local attorney, Kgosi Ngakaage has called on stakeholders to act swiftly to address abuse of (...)[The Voice] 17/09/2020
Francistown Senior Secondary School has been temporarily closed after seven students tested (...)[The Voice] 17/09/2020
ACHAP denies donor taps have run dry
The African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP) has denied it faces an uncertain future (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Botswana urged to give more priority to Abuja Declaration target
Botswana is being advised to prioritise investment in health systems in national budgets in (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Ministry in charge of gambling is gambling with people’s lives
It would be mischievous to say that social-media entreaties and the countless pet-name (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Old Naledi on high alert as nurses, teachers test positive for COVID-19
The community of Gaborone’s Old Naledi township remains at greater risk of COVID-19 infection as (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
PSP intervenes in Khama-DIS stand-off over number plate-changing exercise
The Permanent Secretary to the President, Elias Magosi, has intervened in a situation over (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Judge Moroka roasts biased psychiatrist
FRANCISTOWN: No-nonsense High Court judge Lot Moroka, has accused psychiatrist Dr. Paul Sidandi (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Botswana in a black hair protest blonde moment?
Botswana decision to join the hair protest raised by an offending racial purity online (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Botswana COVID-19 gets deadlier – data analytics
The risk of dying from COVID-19 in Botswana has doubled over the last three weeks, but the (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Air Botswana flying on a wing and a prayer
Air Botswana (AB) reportedly risks lives of passengers with flight deck crew members whose (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Taxman claims Prevailing Security evaded millions of Pula Tax
An answering affidavit by the Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) General Manager – (...)[Sunday Standard] 17/09/2020
Former soldiers demand approximately P900 million
The government and BDF have been slapped with approximately P900 million demand by former (...)[The Voice] 16/09/2020
Fire church for sale?
Apostle dismisses allegations of corruption A disgruntled congregation of a “fire church” in (...)[The Voice] 16/09/2020
A bitter end
*VP’s nephew in toxic row with ex-wife *Estate to be auctioned to pay Khanda Bus Services owner (...)[The Voice] 16/09/2020
Young , beautiful and Talented
Self-taught artist gains recognition Bame Bino Khiwa was denied a chance to study art at school (...)[The Voice] 15/09/2020
Botswana in African press & news African sites
Botswana raises limits for domestic borrowing to nearly 3 bln USD
GABORONE, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- Botswana's National Assembly on Wednesday endorsed the doubling of the southern African...
[The Africa news] 17/09/2020
Botswana First Lady partners with Merck Foundation
Gaborone [Botswana]/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 15 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the...
[The Africa news] 15/09/2020
Botswana Parliament Rejects Call to Arm Game Rangers
GABORONE, BOTSWANA - Botswana's National Assembly has rejected a call to rearm its game rangers that was driven by a...
[The Africa news] 13/09/2020
Botswana: Pandemic Frustrates Athletes
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -- The impact of COVID-19 has brought sorrow and frustration to some North West District...
Botswana's president vows to boost small stock production
GABORONE, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana on Tuesday said that his aim is to make the...
[The Africa news] 08/09/2020
Botswana: Young People Urged to Consider Food as Business
[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -- Botswana's P7.7 billion food import bill must challenge young minds to identify niche...
Southern Africa: Locust outbreaks threaten food security in southern Africa
[FAO] Accra -- Immediate action can prevent disaster in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
Southern Africa: Southern Africa Fights Against Locust Invasion As Millions Pushed to the Brink
[RFI] Authorities in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe are scrambling to control titanic swarms of migratory...
New locust outbreak adds to southern Africa’s woes
Another locust outbreak is threatening southern Africa, this time with the potential to affect some 7 million people in...
[Africa Times] 06/09/2020
Botswana registers no new elephant deaths since June
GABORONE, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- Botswana has recorded no new elephant deaths since June this year, Oduetse Koboto, the...
[The Africa news] 04/09/2020
It’s not just Technology that Secures an Organisation – it’s also People
The 2020 Security Culture Report collected data from more than 120,000 employees across 24 countries to find out exactly...
[IT News Africa] 29/08/2020
Botswana: Banning Trophy Hunting Can Put Wildlife At Risk - a Case Study
[The Conversation Africa] Wildlife tourism is an important segment of Botswana's tourism industry, representing 80% of...
Namibia, Botswana to build 5,000-MW solar project
WINDHOEK, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Namibia and Botswana are set to sign an agreement to jointly develop a solar project of up...
[The Africa news] 22/08/2020